Meisho-e: Famous Places of Japan

October 18, 1985 – February 9, 1986

Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive and 12th St., SW
Washington, DC

Gallery 1 Floor Plan

Taking its name from the Japanese word for "pictures of famous places," the exhibition includes some 18 examples of paintings, prints, drawings, and ceramics, mostly from the 17th to 19th centuries, depicting renowned locations of the archipelago. Among artists represented are Hokusai and Hiroshige.